Windows 8 Release Preview is out!

The Windows 8 Release Preview has been released.  You can download it from here.  If you are prompted for a product key, use TK8TP-9JN6P-7X7WW-RFFTV-B7QPF.  To do Windows 8 Metro development, you will also need to download the Visual Studio 2012 Release Candidate

Here are the top links that you need to read to get up to speed:

Developers in large enterprise companies may also want to check out how to plan for Windows 8 and the Windows deployment guide


Comments (3)

  1. c1_richd says:

    The link for "Windows 8 app developer" blog post is broken–is that still available?

  2. jennmar says:

    @c1_richd: Perhaps the site was temporarily down?  It's working for me now…

  3. Muhammad Arif says:


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